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The principal purpose of the Buddhist organization is to perpetuate the simple truth that suffering is the result of wrong action, and happiness and security are the rewards of right thinking and virtuous living.

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#Quotes by #Rumi - Know the difference between religion and spirituality. For both are not the same. - from http://www.selfhelphealing.co.uk

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"There is a misconception that Buddhism is a religion, and that you worship Buddha. Buddhism is a practice, like yoga. You can be a Christian and practise Buddhism. I met a Catholic priest who lives in a Buddhist monastery in France. He told me that Buddhism makes him a better Christian. I love that." ♡ Thich Nhat Hanh

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This is what it really means! A way of expressing recognition, connectedness…

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Hard for other religions to understand sometimes, but this is why I find it so beautiful.

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6 Invaluable Qualities

The six perfections (paramitas) in Buddhism are considered "invaluable qualities” that develop during a Buddhist practice.

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